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Vintage Cal Kilim Runner around 30 years old.

Only the finest Kilim Rugs and Overdyed Vintage Turkish Rugs from the source.

Among Central Asian Turks who practise Tengrism, dead heroes are honored with balbal grave markers: in one hand the warriors sword in the other a full Tolu drinking vessel (chalice, goblet) from which perhaps the name arose

Among Central Asian Turks who practise Tengrism, dead heroes are honored with balbal grave markers: in one hand the warriors sword in the other a full Tolu drinking vessel (chalice, goblet) from which perhaps the name arose

Stone statues of the first and second periods (mid XI - XII centuries the middle. Pletnev SA Cumans.

Stone statues of the first and second periods (mid XI - XII centuries the middle.

Xinjiang flags Photo: Lisa Ross, 2007

Lisa Ross, "Unrevealed, Site 2 (Red Masthead)" (all images courtesy the artist)

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Old Jewish Cemetery - Prague. If you go here, do the tour with Roman! He can be found under the Astronomical Tower in a yellow shirt.

The old church of St Pancras in London is known for its tree with tombstones. The Church has a large cemetery, but during the industrial revolution required the laying of the railway and it was supposed to go through this cemetery. The Church gave the land to the cemetery under the construction of the railway and that it had to do with graves.

The old church of St Pancras in London is known for its tree with tombstones. Once the church has a large cemetery, but during the Industrial Revolution needed

The folks in the village of Nokhur, Turkmenistan mark graves with wild sheep horns. Huge horns from mountain goats which the locals consider sacred, protect each tomb in the village cemetery. This village has two such cemetaries, with thousands of graves marked with sheep’s horns

atlasobscura: “ NOKHUR CEMETERY -TURKMENISTAN At the cemetery of the isolated village of Nokhur, whrere nearly every grave is marked by a wooden post adorned with the horns of a mountain goat.